Historical Events In 1889
Saturday, 25 January 2020
Feb 03 Belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40 in the year 1889.
Feb 03 In the year 1889 carl Theodor Dreyer, Danish director (Passion of Jeanne d'arc)
Feb 04 In the year 1889 walter Catlett, SF CA, actor (Front Page, Tale of 2 Cities)
Feb 05 Elias Henry "Patsy" Hendren, cricketer (prolific England bat of 20's) in the year 1889.
Feb 06 Karel Wellens, Flemish painter on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history astronomical Society of Pacific holds 1st meeting in SF
Feb 07 Astronomical Society of Pacific holds first meeting in San Francisco on this day in history.
Feb 08 Flood ravages Dutch coast in the year 1889.
Feb 09 On this day in history the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is established as a Cabinet-level agency.
Feb 10 On this day in history howard Spring, British author/novelist/writer/critic (O Absalom)
Feb 11 John Mills, dancer (Mills Brothers) in the year 1889.
Feb 11 On this day in history meiji constitution of Japan adopted; 1st Diet convenes in 1890
Feb 11 The first Japanese written Constitution, handed by the Meiji emperor to his prime minister, Count Kuroda on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1889 andrew Greenwood, cricketer (batted in Eng's 1st 2 Tests 1877), dies
Feb 12 On this day in history caesar Francks Symphony in D, premieres
Feb 14 On this day in history 1st train load of fruit (oranges) leaves LA for east
Feb 14 First trainload of fruit (oranges) leaves Los Angeles for the east in the year 1889.
Feb 17 In the year 1889 h[aroldson] L Hunt, Texas oil multi-millionaire
Feb 18 Sybold van Ravesteyn, architect (Blijdorp, CS Rotterdam, Utrecht) in the year 1889.
Feb 19 In the year 1889 jose Eustasio Rivera, Colombia, poet/novelist (Vortex)
Feb 20 Levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer in the year 1889.
Feb 21 In the year 1889 felix Aylmer, actor (Anastasia, Hamlet, Iron Duke, Macbeth, St Joan)
Feb 22 On this day in history dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to the union
Feb 22 Dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to union on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history robin G Collingwood, English philosopher (Roman Britain)
Feb 22 On this day in history u.S. President Grover Cleveland signs a bill to admit North and South Dakota, Montana and Washington (state) to the Union.
Feb 23 On this day in history cyril Delevanti, England, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis, Black Eye)
Feb 28 In the year 1889 victor Sutherland, Paducah KY, actor (Captive City)
Mar 02 Kansas passes 1st US antitrust in the year 1889.
Mar 02 On this day in history kansas passes first US antitrust
Mar 03 Edward Sydney Smith, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history fritz Behrend, composer
Mar 04 In the year 1889 benjamin Harrison inaugurated as 23rd President
Mar 04 In the year 1889 pearl White, [Victoria], US actress/stunt woman (Perils of Pauline)